Taxon  Report   11286 
Acmispon heermannii  (Durand & Hilg.) Brouillet
Heermann's lotus

Acmispon heermannii
© 2015 Zoya Akulova
Acmispon heermannii
© 2010 James M. Andre
Acmispon heermannii
© 2014 Zoya Akulova
Acmispon heermannii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

 Interactive Distribution Map 

 Observation Hotline 
 (observation details + photos)

point, line, or polygon

 Plant Characteristics
 and Associations

Bloom Period
Acmispon heermannii
© 2010 James M. Andre
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Acmispon
Subspecies and Varieties:
Coastal Sage Scrub, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland
Habitat: streambanks, canyons [Walker]
Distribution by County 

Add an Observation of  Acmispon heermannii

Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
Alternate Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Lotus heermannii
 More information about  Acmispon heermannii
Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search (Flora of North America)

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 27, 2015).

The information on this page comes from diverse sources. None of the links are sponsored.

News About Calflora Home
Calflora  -  1700 Shattuck Avenue   #198,   Berkeley, CA   94709  -  510 883-3148  -  CONTACT